These documents set out the processes we follow for pupillage registration, notification of material changes, pupillage sign off (non-practising and practising), and the appointment of pupil supervisors.

These documents show the role of the BSB's Authorisations Team, the Bar Council Records Office, AETOs, pupil supervisors, and pupils in carrying out these processes.


Please click on the links below to open the individual process documents.

Pupillage Process - Pupillage Registration

Pupillage Process - Material Changes

Pupillage Process - Non-Practising Period Sign Off

Pupillage Process - Practising Period Sign Off

Pupillage Process - Suitability of Pupil Supervisors


If you have any queries on these processes, please contact us via email to authorisations@barstandardsboard.org.uk